Olympus PEN EP-3 Review - Sample Images: General Images Review

Olympus EP-3
At 18mm
(1/1000 @ f/9, 14mm, ISO 200, AWB)

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At 42mm
(1/640sec @f/9, 42mm, ISO 200, AWB)

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The i-Enhance colour profile produces punchy colours
(1/80sec @ f/22, 18mm, ISO 200, AWB)

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The new 14-42mm kit lens produces impressively sharp images – even in the corners
(1/640sec @ f/8, 42mm, ISO 200, AWB)

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Images from the EP-3 are crisp and lifelike
(1/800sec @ f/9, 14mm, ISO 200, AWB)

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With a max aperture of f/3.5 at 14mm, the EP-3 produces a helpfully shallow depth of focus
(1/2500sec @ f/3.5, 14mm, ISO 200, AWB)

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The EP-3’s metering system is never short of reliable
1/1250sec @f/4.5, 16mm, ISO 200, AWB)

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The EP-3 deals with high-contrast scenes very well indeed
(1/100sec @ f/4, 14mm, ISO 200, AWB)

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The ‘Pinhole Camera’ Art Filter in action
(1/25sec @ f/3.5, 14mm, ISO 640, AWB)

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The ‘Dramatic Tone’ Art Filter
1/640sec @ f/11, 18mm, ISO 200, AWB)

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The ‘Cross Process’ Art Filter
1/60sec @ f/3.5, 14mm, ISO 800, AWB)

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The ”Pop Art’ Art Filter, shot in 16:9 aspect
(1/400sec @ f/5.6, 15mm, ISO 200, AWB)

Score


Score in detail

  • Value 7
  • Design & Features 9
  • Image Quality 9
  • Build Quality 8

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